Monthly Archives: April 2015

YDR/MediaOnePa staff out there everywhere engaging with our readers

This is really what being a #journalist looks like. #ydrworkshop pic.twitter.com/eek8Mzv5Ft — Ashley E. May (@ashleymaytweets) April 23, 2015 Yes, about that pizza! We trained high schoolers attending the YDR’s Student Journalism Workshop well. +++ Seems that wherever you go … Continue reading

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YDR staffers use new video to focus on trauma journalism challenges

When I read a blog post from the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma about a new video called “Getting it Right: Ethical Reporting on Traumatized People,” the words of Roger Membrey, an Australian man whose daughter had been murdered, hit … Continue reading

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Recap: YDR High School Journalism Workshop welcomes students into the newsroom

Thursday, high school students from around the county participated in the York Daily Record/Sunday News High School Journalism Workshop. See tweets and photos from their day in the feed below. See a photo slideshow from the day here.

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Search databases for vaccination rates, teacher salaries and more at YDR Data Center

The Daily Record/Sunday News often uses databases and spreadsheets in its reporting — including a recent story on vaccination rates — and collects other databases in which you can find your own stories (or just explore to satisfy your curiosity), … Continue reading

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Judging the Pulitzers

I was super excited Monday when Pulitzer Administrator Mike Pride announced the 2015 winners. Why? Because I served as a juror in the local reporting category. It was an honor to be asked to serve on a jury for the … Continue reading

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Scenes from around York and Hanover – and the York Daily Record and Evening Sun

Kim Bartenslager of Dillsburg joined other participants in the York Daily Record/WGAL town hall meeting earlier this month. The YDR’s co-sponsorship of the evening goes back about a dozen years. YDR Jason Plotkin captured this scene – and those new … Continue reading

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What is No Sweat, York?

Looking for a place to commisserate with fellow runners? Need a healthy recipe to make for an upcoming gathering? Hoping to get involved in a regular workout program, but don’t know where to find them? Search no longer! No Sweat, … Continue reading

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York Daily Record staff trains hard to prepare for when the lights are bright

In peer-support training March 12 at the YDR, Digital First Media journalists broke into small groups led by seminar presenters to discuss questions and ideas about peer-support conversations they might have with colleagues. Fifteen DFM journalists attended the training. Former … Continue reading

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Come out and tell YDR editors what’s on your mind on April 13 at Heritage Hills

The York Daily Record and WGAL 8 will host a town meeting on April 13 where York County residents can express their opinions and thoughts about community issues.

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Scenes from around the York Daily Record – and York, Pa.

Awesomesauce! Watch @ashleymaytweets on @fox43 talk about #yorvoice http://t.co/dh79cYiV0o @flipsidepa @JamesMcClure pic.twitter.com/t4Z9qe4z5A — Buffy Andrews (@Buffyandrews) March 27, 2015 We’re not sure what awesomesauce is, but YDR entertainment editor Ashley May, front, was all over YorVoice… . And now, 5 … Continue reading

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